Achieving Excellence through Partnership: Best Practices in HIM Outsourcing
Author: Fields-Hinkle, MaryAgnes; Cole, Jeffrey; Hunt, Denise
Source: AHIMA Convention
Publication Date: October 10, 2007
It’s no secret that most healthcare organizations in the United States suffer from a severe shortage of experienced clinical coders. Preliminary data from the American Health Information Management Association’s 2005 Technology in Coding survey reports that an average of 80....